Public Buildings Keep Town Centers Alive

Public Buildings Keep Town Centers Alive

entrance. By 1995, however, the Postal Service had chopped up the interior with partitioning and had refused to make major investments in what was, by its calculations, an inefficient old structure. Despite its semi-dilapidated condition,…

Pattern Books: A Planning Tool

Pattern Books: A Planning Tool

“A lot of things get done hastily, without people being very aware of what gives a place distinction,” says Philip Langdon, senior editor of New Urban News. Pattern books filled with historical and architectural data…